John Weed

1754–1834 (Age 79)
Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

The Life of John

When John Weed was born on 3 July 1754, in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, his father, Caleb Weed, was 39 and his mother, Martha Peck, was 29. He married Susanna Mason on 3 October 1780, in Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 19 April 1834, in Delaware, New York, United States, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

John Weed
1754–1834
Susanna Mason
1758–1831
Marriage: 3 October 1780
Zenas Weed
1781–1826
Dennis Weed
1783–1866
Ira Weed
1783–
William Weed
1785–
James Weed
1787–
Betsey Weed
1789–
Hoyt Weed
1791–
John Weed
1791–
Townsend Weed
1793–
Joanna Weed
1797–
Rebecca Weed
1797–
Rachel Weed
1797–1838
Amanda Weed
1799–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
3 October 1780
Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States
children

(13)

+8 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 22

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 22

New York is the 11th state.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 43

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for an irascible person, from Old English wēd ‘fury’, ‘rage’.2 Americanized form of Dutch Weeda .

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (2)

  • John Weed in entry for Susanna Mason, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • John Weed, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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